East Harlem Rezoning Plan Rejected By Community Board During Heated Meeting

East Harlem’s Community Board 11 voted Tuesday night to oppose a city rezoning plan for the neighborhood during a heated meeting that featured no public vote, activists taking over the community board stage and a small fight. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep Adriano Espaillat Joins Congressional Hispanic Caucus Leadership

Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement today regarding his appointment to a new leadership role within the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC). Continue Reading →

Lottery For Units In Sugar Hill Buildings Opens

A lottery for 16 newly renovated apartments, spread between two buildings in Sugar Hill area of Harlem, is now accepting applications. Continue Reading →

SKA Marin Scores $60M Loan To Build In Harlem

SKA Marin locked down $59.7 million in financing from the New York City Housing Development Corporation for a 16-story affordable housing project in East Harlem, according to property records filed with the city Tuesday. Continue Reading →

A Rezoning Trojan Horse For East Harlem

In the ancient tale Aeneid of Virgil from the time of Augustus, an invading force of mercenaries arrived at the gates of Troy in a large wooden horse posed as a gift to gain favor with the residents to enter into and take over the unsuspecting populace. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Micro Grant Opportunity For Affordable Housing

The Center for Community Leadership at JCRC-NY has merged its renowned borough-based Fellowships into one city-wide project that connects communal and civic leaders across New York City entitled the We Are Are New York Fellowship (WAANY). Continue Reading →

Lottery For 15 Affordable East Harlem Units Accepting Applications

Applications are currently being accepted to enter an affordable housing lottery for 15 units in a newly constructed East Harlem building. Continue Reading →

Lottery Opens For 5 East Harlem Apartments Renting

An affordable housing lottery for 5 newly-constructed, one-bedroom apartments in East Harlem is accepting applications through March 2, 2017. All five units are located in a new building on the corner of Third Avenue and East 117th Street. Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: A Testament Of Faith For Beyond The Election

trump-six-timesBy Michael McQuillan

“I woke up this morning to a country – and to a reality – that seems darker than I ever had thought I would witness first hand. Continue Reading →

Today Is The App. Deadline For New HCCI Apartments

f9809ad7-1cd5-4f61-9294-152c23aded22Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement (HCCI) will soon have 34 newly constructed (studio, 1 bedroom, and 2 bedroom) apartments at 260 W. 153rd Street available for rent in Harlem, New York.   Continue Reading →

Map Of Disappearing Subsidized Housing In NYC Addressed

affordable housing in harlem1Since 2012, a tenant protection group has helped restore 50,000 units of rent regulated housing in New York City that had been improperly deregulated, the New York Daily News reports. Continue Reading →

Healthy Buildings Affordable Housing Forum in Harlem

whga healthy building forumin harlemJoin this free event will highlight community-based efforts upgrading our affordable housing infrastructure for improved health, environmental and economic benefits. Continue Reading →

Webb & Brooker, Inc and Winn Companies Moves To Harlem

resWinn WB  Management Company the joint venture of Webb & Brooker, Inc and Winn Companies has moved its Bronx office to Harlem, NY.  Continue Reading →